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Therapists Who've Cried During A Client's Session Share Their Experiences
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Just because a therapist is there to expertly evaluate our emotional challenges throughout many of life's adversities and crises, it doesn't mean they always hold it together.

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Therapists Describe The Patient They Had Who Was A Genuinely Bad Person
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*The following article contains discussion of sexual assault.

Patients are comforted in knowing when they seek a mental health specialist, they are in a safe space to ensure they can open up about the issues weighing on them without judgment.

Patient confidentiality is protected under state law, but that doesn't mean therapists don't silently judge a client's moral character if they are seriously flawed individuals.

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Therapists Divulge Their 'I Need A Minute' Work Experiences
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I could never be a therapist. That is why I'm so in awe of them.

I don't know how one person takes on so much emotionally in order to help others.

They are only human. So I often wonder... what breaks them?

How do they compose themselves?

How do they take a breather without compromising the client?

Because you know they need a break... or six.

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Therapists Break Down Which Normal Things Patients Are Most Embarrassed About
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Mental health symptoms and disorders are incredibly common. Thanks to a global pandemic, mental health issues are at an all-time high.

But somehow, mental health is still a taboo subject for many.

Historically, mental health disorders have been thought of as demonic possession or witchcraft. On a global scale, this caused talking about mental illness strictly off-limits.

This silence around something so common is fluctuating between that taboo and normalization.

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Therapists Share Their Best 'I'm Not Supposed To Judge You But...' Experiences
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To provide a productive therapeutic environment, therapists are trained to "meet people where they're at."

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